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Tales of the marvellous and news of the strange

by Anonymous

Date: 2014

ISBN: 9780141395036

Dating from at least a millennium ago, this title features the earliest known Arabic short stories, surviving in a single, ragged manuscript in a library in Istanbul. It features monsters, lost princes, jewels beyond price, a princess turned into a gazell...

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Backlands : a novel

by Shorr, Victoria, author.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9780393246025

"In this Bonnie and Clyde story of love and betrayal, a band of outlaws fights for control of the brutal Brazilian outback"--Amazon.com....

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Re Jane

by Park, Patricia (Fiction writer), author.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9780525427407

Jane Re--a half-Korean, half-American orphan--takes a position as an au pair for two Brooklyn academics and their daughter, but a brief sojourn in Seoul, where she reconnects with family, causes her to wonder if the man she loves is really the man for her...

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The woman who read too much : a novel

by Nak_h_java´ni´, Bahi´yyih, autho

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9780804793254

Gossip was rife in the capital about the poetess of Qazvin. Some claimed she had been arrested for masterminding the murder of the grand Mullah, her uncle. Others echoed her words, and passed her poems from hand to hand. Everyone spoke of her beauty, and ...

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The rocks : a novel

by Nichols, Peter, 1950- author.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9781594633317

Set against dramatic Mediterranean Sea views and lush olive groves, "The Rocks" opens with a confrontation and a secret: What was the mysterious, catastrophic event that drove two honeymooners apart so suddenly and absolutely in 1948 that they never spoke...

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The silence

by Lebbon, Tim.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9781781168813

"In the darkness of a underground cave system, cut off from the world for millennia, blind creatures hunt by sound. Then there is light, there are voices, and they feed. Swarming from their prison, they multiply and thrive. To scream, even to whisper, is ...

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The sweetheart deal : a novel

by Dugan, Polly.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9780316320351

The Sweetheart deal is the heartrending story of how people move on in the wake of devastating loss -- and of what happens when the chance for love unexpectedly appears again....

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Kitchens of the great Midwest : a novel

by Stradal, J. Ryan, author.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9780525429142

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Blood kin

by Tem, Steve Rasnic, 1950- author.

Date: 2014

ISBN: 9781781081976

Blood Kin is told from the dual points of view of Michael Gibson and of his grandmother Sadie. Michael has returned to the quiet Appalachian home of his forebears following a suicide attempt and now takes care of his grandmother--old and sickly but with a...

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The cartel

by Winslow, Don, 1953-

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9781101874998

A sequel to "The Power of the Dog" finds a drug lord's prison transfer to Mexico upsetting a precarious balance of peace and forcing a DEA agent to come out of retirement to stop the ensuing violence....

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The life and death of Sophie Stark

by North, Anna.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9780399173394

An unapologetic filmmaker uses the stories of those around her to create movies that bring her both critical acclaim and ire from the people whose secrets she has exposed. By the author of America Pacifica....

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The second sister

by Bostwick, Marie, author.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9781617736551

"Years of long workdays ... as a political campaigner are about to pay off now that Lucy Toomey's boss is entering the White House. But when her estranged older sister, Alice, unexpectedly dies, Lucy is drawn back to Nilson's Bay, her small, close knit W...

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Written in the blood

by Lloyd Jones, Stephen, author.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9780316254489

"See the girl. Leah Wilde is twenty-four, a runaway on a black motorbike, hunting for answers while changing her identity with each new Central European town. See the man, having come of age in extraordinary suffering and tragedy in nineteenth-century Bud...

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Wishful thinking : a novel

by Wicoff, Kamy, author.

Date: 2015

ISBN: 9781631529764

Jennifer Sharpe is a divorced mother of two with a problem just about any working parent can relate to: her boss expects her to work as though she doesn't have children, and her children want her to care for them as though she doesn't have a boss. But whe...

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